Avijatrik is a social enterprise dedicated to fostering community development through sustainable tourism in Bangladesh.
Tour revenue will be invested in the economic and social development of local communities.
Any day by appointment
3 days/2 nights
Adults, Children, Families, Youth, Professionals, People with disabilities
English, Bengali/Bangla, Japanese
Tour takes place rain or shine (tour itinerary might be modified in case of inclement weather)
1 to 5
Medium (2-5 miles/ 3-8 km walking distance, some physical effort)
Clothing & Equipment
Closed toe shoes (sneakers recommended), Comfortable clothes
Enjoy 3 days in the tea capital of Bangladesh, Sreemangal. Stay in a local village in Lawachara National Park, a nature reserve with vast wildlife. Explore the largest rainforest in Bangladesh and beautiful Baikka Bill, home to thousands of birds. Stay with Khasia tribal peoples and experience their lifestyle.
Begin your adventure by traveling to Sreemangal by overnight air-conditioned highway Hino Bus, departing at 11:30 PM from Dhaka.
After breakfast, check in at the local home where you will be spending the night. Head to Lawachora Forest and the Khaisa tribal villages. Enjoy authentic local food for lunch and dinner. Roam around the tea gardens & pineapple garden in the local community, and participate in the tea collection process.
Fuel up at breakfast because today you'll journey to Baikka Bill! This lake in Sreemangal is where you will have the opportunity to experience the lifestyle of local fisherman. Enjoy lunch at Baikka Bill and travel back to Dhaka in the evening. The bus will reach Dhaka by 11 PM.
Mohakhali Bus Stop, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Pick-up and drop-off within the Dhaka city area are included.
To create a marketplace of community and sustainable tourism initiatives in Bangladesh, so every household can benefit from tourism.
Developing tour packages with existing initiatives
Creating new local entrepreneurs in tourism
Selecting hosts for the homestay program
Providing financial and other support to hosts
Providing tour guide training to local people
Helping underdeveloped rural communities build community tourism projects
Working with NGOs working for community development, eco-tourism and related projects